Can I use Tuition Assistance (TA) for this program?

View Veteran Benefits for more information on how to use Tuition Assistance for this program.

How do I get a “Degree Plan” to provide to my financial aid source?

Log into e-Services to download and/or print your Degree Audit Report. This will serve as your degree plan.

What is the cost of  PTA–Military Bridge program?

View costs associated with LSC’s PTA–Military Bridge program.

Can I use GI Bill® military benefits for this program?

View Veteran Benefits for more information on how to use Tuition Assistance for this program.

I’ve taken some of the required courses. Can I transfer them in?

Learn about transferring courses into LSC.

Can I apply if I was dishonorably discharged?

If honorably discharged from the service, a copy of DD form 214 (Certificate of Release of Discharge from Active Duty). Admission applications must be received within 1 year of discharge to ensure the preservation of clinical skill competencies. Applications received after 1 year may be considered if continued employment as a physical therapy technician/specialist can be verified.

LSC Professional Advisors
We highly recommend you meet with a professional LSC advisor as you begin your program and throughout to address any questions you may have: pat@lsc.edu  (218) 733-7601

Background check
If you have been arrested, charged, or convicted of any criminal offense, you should investigate the impact that the arrest, charge, or conviction may have on your chances of employment in the field you intend to study.

Accreditation
The Physical Therapist Assistant Program at Lake Superior College is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE), 1111 North Fairfax Street, Alexandria, Virginia 22314; telephone: (703) 706-3245; email; website: capteonline.org.   If needing to contact the program/institution directly, please call (218) 733-7632 or email jane.worley@lsc.edu.

Student selection
Students who become LSC students and complete all PTA Military Bridge pre-program requirements will be admitted to the PTA Military Bridge program as long as there are available seats in the program. Students are ranked by the date on which their final program requirement was met, and when they completed their application to LSC / declared PTA as their program.